70 Breakfast Recipes Ideas That Will Make Christmas Extra Special This Year

70 of the Best Christmas Breakfast Recipe Ideas

I love this time of year! The food has always been a big part of celebrating for my family. It often becomes a part of the traditions and fun! I like to have a Christmas breakfast all ready to go when the kids are done opening their presents and playing for a bit.

You may not want to do a special meal for Christmas Eve, Christmas breakfast, and Christmas dinner. Or maybe you do! I try to make it a little bit special, but you’ve got to do what works best for your family and still keep things simple enough too. Anyway, here are some of our favorite recipes to give you some ideas for Christmas breakfast food!

French Toast and Waffle Recipes

The BEST Air Fryer French Toast Sticks

air fryer french toast sticks
These French toast sticks are so sweet and crispy. Plus, when you make them in the air fryer you can get them just as crispy or soft as you want!
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Air Fryer Raspberry French Toast Cups with Raspberry Lemon Syrup

Tasty, delicious, and simple French toast cups in the air fryer are the perfect treat to make anyone's morning a little extra special!
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Keto Chocolate Chaffles with Peanut Butter Whip

Chocolate chip chaffles
Delicious, quick, low carb keto-friendly chocolate chaffle recipe with a homemade whipped peanut butter topping.
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Nutritious Banana Quinoa Waffles

banana quinoa waffles recipe
These banana quinoa waffles are so simple to make and they taste great. Perfect for breakfast, lunch, or even dinner!
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The Best Gourmet French Toast Recipe

Gourmet french toast recipe
Crispy on the outside, soft on the inside. This gourmet french toast takes it up a notch in flavor AND texture.
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Pancake Recipes

Baked Pancake Squares (Oven Baked Pancakes)

Easy oven baked pancakes recipe
These baked pancake squares are wonderful! Super easy to make and the kids LOVE them. Just like a pancake, but in cake-like form.
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Air Fryer Pancake Donuts Recipe

easy air fryer pancake donuts
So tender, fluffy, and delicious! I could eat these pancake donuts everyday!
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Fluffy Pumpkin Cinnamon Streusel Pancakes

These pumpkin pancakes are up there in my favorite pumpkin recipes - so delicious! Plus, they are easy and fast to make!
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Easy Whole Wheat Blender Pancakes Recipe

Whole wheat pancake recipe
Whip these easy whole wheat pancakes up in minutes in the blender!
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Eggnog Pancakes Recipe

easy eggnog pancakes recipe
Eggnog pancakes are perfect for Christmas breakfast because they are easy, quick, everyone will love them, and festive too!
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German Pancakes Recipe (AKA Dutch Babies)

dutch babies recipe
This German pancakes recipe makes for a quick breakfast, lunch, or dinner idea! The pancakes are filling, delicious, and you can top them with whatever you desire.
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Muffin and Biscuit Recipes

Healthy Bacon, Egg & Cheese Sandwich Recipe

Healthy bacon egg and cheese
This is a delicious and healthy breakfast sandwich recipe. Perfect for busy mornings!
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Simple Make-Ahead Biscuits Recipe

Simple cream make ahead biscuits
Having fresh, homemade biscuits is something my family loves! However, I don't love the amount of work involved. But with this Simple Make-Ahead Cream Biscuits recipe, I can make a lot, and then freeze what I don't need! Then all I have to do is take the frozen Simple Cream Biscuits out of the freezer and pop them in the oven! That's cooking smartly!
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Air Fryer Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins

Air fryer pumpkin chocolate chip muffins are the best treat you can make this fall!
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Low Carb Blueberry Muffins Recipe

Amazing gluten-free, low carb, keto blueberry muffins recipe with almond flour
These gluten-free, low carb blueberry muffins are so delicious that everyone will love them!
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Healthy Baked Oatmeal Muffins To Go

Healthy oatmeal muffins
These muffins are great for a healthy on the go breakfast you can bake ahead!
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Moist Lemon Poppy Seed Zucchini Bread Recipe

lemon poppy seed zucchini bread
This lemon poppy seed zucchini bread is perfectly moist and SO flavorful.
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More Muffins and Biscuit Recipe Ideas:

Baked or Overnight Recipes

Lemon Berry Baked Oatmeal in the Air Fryer

Enjoy this light, zesty, and fresh baked oatmeal in your air fryer! Topped with summer berries and Greek yogurt, you'll love this easy air fryer breakfast recipe.
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Overnight Coffee Cake Recipe with Sour Cream

overnight coffee cake with sour cream
Delicious and moist overnight coffee cake recipe with sour cream.
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The Best Air Fryer Egg Bake in Minutes! 

Eggs in the air fryer is ready in minutes and so tasty
Simple, delicious, and personal egg bakes that everyone will love!
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The Best Cinnamon Swirl Bread Recipe

Best cinnamon bread recipe
Soft on the inside, crispy on the outside. This is the perfect cinnamon swirl bread recipe.
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Make-Ahead Cheesy Tater Tot Breakfast Casserole Recipe

Ultimate breakfast casserole
I love make ahead breakfasts, and this Tater Tot Breakfast Bake Recipe is easy, fast, and can be frozen or simply made a day or two ahead! It is also great without any make ahead time. Potatoes, sausage, bacon, and eggs! You can't get any more hearty than that!
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Berry Croissant Bake Recipe (Breakfast Casserole)

Berry croissant breakfast bake recipe
This delicious and creamy berry croissant bake makes for a nice breakfast casserole or dessert.
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Air Fryer Ham and Cheese Breakfast Egg Rolls

Air Fryer Breakfast Egg Rolls
Simple, but tasty - these breakfast egg rolls are always a welcome easy meal at my house.
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The EASIEST Instant Pot Yogurt - Just 3 Ingredients "No Boil" Method

easiest instant pot yogurt recipe
Set it and forget it! This Instant Pot yogurt is so easy and delicious! Give it a try!
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Easy Baked Omelet Roll-Up Recipe

Easy baked omelet roll up
Super easy and super delicious! This baked omelet roll-up is perfect as a hearty breakfast or easy dinner. My husband actually proclaimed this to be one of the best omelets he's ever tasted!
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Breakfast Pastry Recipes

Air Fryer Cinnamon Rolls in 15 Minutes!

air fryer cinnamon rolls
Whip up some quick air fryer cinnamon rolls as a fun snack or treat! Super easy with this 3-ingredient dough!
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Tasty 3-Ingredient Air Fryer Apple Fritters

Air fryer apple fritters are easy and simple. You only need 3 ingredients to make this delicious recipe that everyone will love
Tasty and easy 3-ingredient air fryer apple fritters are our new go-to treat for any occasion!
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Simple and Delicious Air Fryer Puff Pastry Danishes

simple puff pastry jelly danish made in the air fryer
Ready in minutes with your air fryer, these cute Danishes will be a new family favorite!
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Our Favorite Monkey Bread Recipe in the Air Fryer!

After making monkey bread in the air fryer, you’ll never want to go back! This monkey bread is delicate and buttery.

Homemade Buttermilk Cinnamon Rolls from Scratch

These are the best cinnamon rolls! One of my cherished and most often requested holiday recipes. Tender, gooey, and delicious!
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Tasty and Easy 3-ingredient Air Fryer Bagels

Incredibly easy and fresh air fryer bagels ready in 10 minutes. Plus, you only need 3-ingredients.
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Drink Recipes

Best Nutella Hot Chocolate Recipe

How to make Nutella hot chocolate
Rich and creamy Nutella hot cocoa, perfect for a cold winter night.
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Pumpkin Hot Chocolate in Just 15 Minutes!

easy pumpkin hot chocolate
If you like pumpkin, you'll love this pumpkin hot chocolate! Whip some up in just 15 minutes!
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Best Green Smoothie Recipe Ever (Healthy & Tasty)

Healthy green monster smoothie recipe
This healthy green smoothie recipe is easy and delicious - peanut butter, Greek yogurt, banana, almond milk, and spinach. It keeps you full too, which might be why it's called the green monster smoothie.
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Healthy Low Calorie Strawberry Smoothie Recipe (Under 200 Calories!)

Healthy breakfast smoothie
This healthy strawberry smoothie recipe under 200 calories is perfect for a quick breakfast!
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Easy Banana Chocolate Chip Smoothie Recipe

Chunky monkey smoothie
This banana chocolate chip smoothie recipe is quick, easy and delicious! Perfect for an on-the-go snack.
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More Breakfast Drink Recipe Ideas: 

Final Thoughts

Make Christmas extra special with one of these quick and easy breakfast recipes. You will be surprised with not only how easy these recipes are, but also how delicious they taste. Which recipe will you try first?

Meal Type: Breakfast, Recipe Roundup, Christmas
Categories: French Toast, Muffins and Quick Breads, Pancakes and Waffles

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